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Just Write

–“Let’s sit and talk about death, shall we darling?” said no one ever! It feels like all year, I haven’t been able to write about much more than my dad, and the feelings I have after his death. I guess people don’t talk about this much because it’s so tough to digest and share. The…

Screening Day is Here

This is it! I feel like I’m going to have a baby, present a dissertation and get married all at the same time. My documentary will no longer be a project on my computer, something I’m working on, what I want to finish this year, or what I hope to do someday. It’s done! It’s…

La La Life

–I’m very late to the party. But I get it now. The hype. The awards. The buzz. If you can get past the first 45 minutes, La la Land will change your life. I only lasted that long the first time I started watching it because it was a weeknight after a long day and…

The Arrival

–My dad’s things are arriving from Spain tomorrow. It’s taken this long for them to get here. Six months of filling out paperwork and dizzying instructions to ship boxes filled with objects that were in his home. Big things like paintings and his drafting table. Small things like pencils and cups he used daily. Why do…